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Old 10-24-2017, 10:16 AM   #1
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Day one, thanks Greg, you have noooo Idea what it really means to me!!!!!











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Well that looks interesting
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Hmm... Now I have to remember how to subscribe a thread.
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Sweet. I love "it". I've seen "it". I totally approve and am an enthusiastic supporter of "it".
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Old 10-26-2017, 11:16 PM   #5
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Sweet Doug Nash 6spd!

I'm loving seeing this come together. Don't often get to see these pieces apart.
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I've been waiting for you to make this thread.
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Wow, nice car. Can't wait to see this build.
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i remember test driving a TA in that color back in the 80's.
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Seen these pictures already - where's the motor?
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Interested to see how "it" turns out, subscribed.
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Seen these pictures already - where's the motor?

It's on the stand, trying to figure out if I want the prototype cam specs or production cam specs.
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Old 10-28-2017, 01:16 PM   #13
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Prototype sounds like it may be healthier.
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Be special - go prototype - and bring on the ****!
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Be special - go prototype - and bring on the ****!

That may add an extra 15 hp!
I'm sure this thread will be active till sometime close to the Norwalk show. (hope to have it out there for that)
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"it" is gorgeous. I'm in love with that yellow and looks like you have two of them in it!
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Old 11-06-2017, 02:01 PM   #18
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Quick teaser

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That is a good looking caliper. I also like the body colored inserts in the wheels. I have always wanted to paint my Ronals like the Firehawks
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Sweet.

Is that a full floating rear axle?
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Sweet.

Is that a full floating rear axle?
Nope,its just a GM Dana 44 that ran some test laps (to make sure it was ok) for a certain race team and then was set aside as a backup.
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Old part gold mine!
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Old 01-11-2018, 05:59 PM   #23
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A little more **** for the cold winter days
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I don't think I could bring myself to wipe my feet on the Pontiac logo.
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It's in front of my bathroom in the garage, I step over it lol
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bathroom in the garage
Wait, wait, wait.... Hold up a second... Your cars have their own bathroom? That's dedication!
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Yup! Have a urnal, azz gasket despenser above toilet and even a hand dryer... (maybe went a bit overboard)
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Very cool, is that the same crossmember the tta uses?
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Quick teaser
those 13" Brembos. Very nice
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Very cool, is that the same crossmember the tta uses?
Nope,



Hawk left, TTA 2piece middle, stock right. <br/>The TTA piece has been used with a few GM engineering ZF swaps I've seen so I know it will work.



Hawk left, TTA 2pice middle, stock right.
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T5 vs F-body ZF trans bellhousing and TTA trans crossmember. <br/>I didn't have a corvette bellhousing at the time to compare.
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I assume you sourced a consol for this and was the throttle bracket for manual different, I've seen the auto but not the manual one.
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I assume you sourced a consol for this and was the throttle bracket for manual different, I've seen the auto but not the manual one.
. Throttle bracket is the same for each. The cruise control and auto bracket (mounted to side plenum) was a later SLP addition.
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Very Nice. Love the Yellow's

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